Category Archives: Strategy

What Private Equity Looks For In Healthcare Investments

Healthcare is a resilient industry, and private equity (PE) has taken notice. As firms scour the market searching for attractive assets to add to their portfolios, PE investors have refined their targeting strategies. Specialization among PE firms has intensified. Many are courting healthcare category leaders as well as innovators that have the best likelihood of

5 Reasons Why Private Equity Loves Healthcare

The number of private equity (PE) investment firms has grown over the past decade, and those investors have become quite active in the healthcare sector. And with good reason. Healthcare offers the right mix of opportunity and resilience that attracts PE interest. While firms are certainly focused on realizing an ultimate return on their healthcare

Top 5 Tips for Hosting Successful Virtual Events During COVID-19

Woman with headphones, notepad, and laptop attending virtual event

COVID-19 has forced us to make many changes to the way we interact with family, friends, colleagues, and strangers. The business world has borne the brunt of many of these adjustments as the pandemic keeps offices closed, prevents travel, and puts in-person meetings on hold. As a result, event planning is starting to look very

COVID-19: The Case for Propelling Healthcare Forward

COVID-19 Propelling Healthcare Forward - Canton & Company

Life is always interesting. Just a few months ago I was living through the bitter disappointment of the Baltimore Ravens losing a heavily favored playoff game to the Tennessee Titans. Today, I’m sheltering in place wondering when the grocery store will get another shipment of toilet paper and canned soup. COVID-19 has accelerated more rapidly

6 Healthcare Trends to Watch from Credit Suisse Annual Healthcare Conference 2019

6 Healthcare Trends to Watch - Credit Suisse Annual Healthcare Conference 2019

The Credit Suisse Annual Healthcare Conference 2019 wrapped up last week. A big thank you to Credit Suisse for inviting Canton & Company to attend and share knowledge with leading health plans, providers, vendors, and CMS. As I reflect on the knowledge-packed sessions, six key themes come to mind and culminate in this question for me: Although it is